NYSCATE offers various membership plans for individuals and educational agencies to join our organization. Please see details and pricing below to select which plan is right for you!


Becoming a member is easy. NYSCATE members are passionate about improving education through the innovative and effective use of technology. Access resources, share ideas and connect with like-minded educators.  There is no charge to join the community, so join today!

Complimentary Membership - $0

Access to all NYSCATE events (registration fees apply)

Eligible for Grants and Awards Submissions

Click Here to Join as a Complimentary Member

Annual Premium Individual Membership - $75

Exclusive Access to the NYSCATE Membership Directory

Eligible for Grants and Awards Submissions

2 Free NYSCATE Educator Institute Courses of your choice (up to $98 value)

20% off ISTE book purchases through NYSCATE

Early Bird pricing on select NYSCATE events throughout the year

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NYSCATE Institutional Membership Program

During the 2020-21 school year, NYSCATE saw a significant increase in membership to the various remote learning professional development options that were offered.  NYSCATE continues to offer online learning modules as well as in-person Conferences, Workshops, and Certification programs.  This is a very exciting time for districts to join NYSCATE and receive the following benefits for all your educators.  Membership is classified in five different areas:

New York State K-12 School District

K-12 School District outside of NY

Higher Ed Institution

Big 5 City School District

BOCES/Regional Information Center

Benefits include:

  • Access to all NYSCATE events
  • Eligible for NYSCATE Grants and Awards Submissions
    • $2000 Brandon DelCorvo Classroom Grant
    • Lee Bryant Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award
    • Outstanding Leader of the Year Award
    • Outstanding Superintendent of the Year Award
  • NYSCATE membership for all educators and administrators in your district
  • 10% discount for all district employees attending any NYSCATE events*
    • *Events facilitated by other organizations may not qualify for discounted rate.
  • Exclusive access to VIP Meet & Greet events with keynote speakers
  • Exclusive access to pilot programs through our corporate partners
  • Priority access to corporate council focus group sessions held in person at the annual conference or virtually via Zoom in the winter
  • Opportunity to host a NYSCATE facilitated session at your district
  • District profile shared on special website of Institutional members
  • Certificate of membership for district office
  • Help shape the future of NYSCATE and receive state recognition for your work through volunteer service on one of many committees

Click Here to Join as a Institutional Member



NYSCATE is a proud state chapter of CoSN and offers a joint institutional membership with NYSCATE for those districts that want to benefit from key state and national educational technology information and programs.  The joint institutional category is available only to organizations such as school districts, educational service agencies, state education agencies, colleges and universities, and nonprofit organizations. This is a joint membership between CoSN and NYSCATE.

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Once a school district is a member, unlimited members from your district receive benefits and professional development opportunities. Full access to benefits begins once they create a CoSN membership profile. For more information about joining CoSN and NYSCATE, please contact Sean McDonough.


CoSN/NYSCATE Joint Institutional Membership Fees:


  • Small School District  (under 2,500 students)

  • Private/Charter School

  • Small College or University (under 2,500 students)

Annual Dues
TOTAL: $390


  • Medium School District (2,500-9,999 students)

  • Medium College or University (5,000 - 9,999 students)

Annual Dues
TOTAL: $1,065


  • Large School District (10,000-49,999 students)

  • Archdiocese

  • Educational Service Agency, BOCES

  • State Education Agency/State Ed Network

  • Large College or University (10,000-49,999 students)

  • Non-Profit Organization

Annual Dues
TOTAL: $1,650


  • Mega Large School District (50,000+ students)

  • Large College or University (50,000+ students)

Annual Dues
TOTAL: $2,450